Firefighter

March 22, 2019

Meet Events Coordinator Gwendolyn Lewis

ou can often find FDNY recruiters in many locations throughout the city sharing information about joining the largest municipal fire department in the United States. They […]
March 8, 2019

Meet the Ladies of the Bravest Boxing Team

n celebration of International Women’s Day 2019, take a few minutes today to meet the women of the FDNY Bravest Boxing Team. Shout out to Firefighters Nicole […]
March 1, 2019

Next Round of Firefighter Candidates Attend Info Session

he FDNY Office of Recruitment and Retention is getting ready for the second round of Firefighter Exam #7001 processing. On Feb. 23 and March 1, Firefighter […]
February 14, 2019

EMS Husband and Wife Talk About ‘Real Love’

oday, we’re throwing it back to October 2001 when FDNY EMS Deputy Chief Horace Williams and Captain Tawana Williams, then Paramedics, went on their first date. […]
January 30, 2019

Mentor and Mentee Team Up to Educate Students

DNY Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program Mentor Lieutenant Guillermo Hernandez and his former Mentee Engine 50 Probationary Firefighter Pedro Tejeda teamed up with the Office of Recruitment […]
January 21, 2019

Our First Responders Remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

n honor of MLK Day 2019, we asked some of our first responders what does such an important and historical day mean to them? Check out […]
January 3, 2019

Eighty Fire Officers Take the Oath at Special Ceremony

DNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the promotion of 80 Fire Officers on Jan. 3 at York College in Queens. Sixteen Captains were promoted to […]
December 28, 2018

Bronx Firefighter Lives Out His Childhood Dream

irefighter Edwin Rodriguez is a Mentor in the FDNY Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program and has been a member of our Department for nearly 23 years. He noted that it wasn’t […]
December 6, 2018

Firefighters Learn About Career Opportunities at First-Ever Information Session

he FDNY First Deputy Commissioner’s Office and Office of Recruitment and Retention hosted their first-ever Firefighter Career Development Information Session on Dec.5 at our Fire Academy […]